Overview:Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics Open Access - This book situates the 2020 Tokyo Olympics within the social, economic, and political challenges facing contemporary Japan.Using the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as a lens into the city and the country as a whole, the stellar line up of contributors offer hidden insights and new perspectives on the Games. These include city planning, cultural politics, financial issues, language use, security, education, volunteerism, and construction work. The chapters then go on to explore the many stakeholders, institutions, citizens, interest groups, and protest groups involved, and feature the struggle over Tokyo's extreme summer heat, food standards, the implementation of diversity around disabilities, sexual minorities, and technological innovations. Giving short glimpses into the new Olympic sports, this book also analyses the role of these sports in Japanese society. Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics will be of huge interest to anyone attending the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020. It will also be useful to students and scholars of the Olympics and the sociology of sport, as well as Japanese culture and society.

This book is on page /c4d1fa1948753c78ba2536910f976327/book/1603725654-9780367471682. It was written by the following authors: Barbara Holthus, Isaac Gagne, Wolfram Manzenreiter, Franz Waldenberger. Book Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics Open Access, which can be read online, published by the company: Taylor & Francis Ltd. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Politics, Education, Society, Sports Books. The book was published on 2020-05-11 00:00:00. It has 146 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 299 g. File for download Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics Open Access has PDF format and is called japan-through-the-lens-of-the-tokyo-olympics-open-access.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our bisontinesbisontins.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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